Is Pilion snowsure?

The snowiest week in Pilion is week 2 of January. There are typically 2.0 snowy days during this week with 25cm of snowfall. Check out the Pilion Snow History graphs below.Select any week of the year to see the typical Ski Conditions, Snowfall Amount and Temperature based on nowcast weather data over the last 11 years.

Average monthly snow in Pilion

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December7cm1.1 days
January21cm2.0 days
February17cm2.1 days
March11cm1.6 days
April2cm0.4 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Pilion during August (week 3):

The average snowfall forecast during week 3 of August for Pilion is 0 cm. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week. Pilion normal weather and snow conditions during the third week of August at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1332m, based on historical averages over the last 14 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (4246m) is far above the mid altitude of Pilion. Snowy weather is very unlikely in Pilion in the middle of August but there is a 50% chance that one day will be rainy. Usual temperatures are well above freezing both night and day at the mid altitude in Pilion during week three of August with the average afternoon temperature 18.9°C and the minimum temperature 17.7°C. Very likely to be a sunny week. Mostly light winds (average 13km/h) but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will exceed more than 30km/h one day.

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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Pilion and (2007 – 2022).



Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Pilion and (2007 – 2022)


Bluebird Powder Day
(Fresh snow, mostly sunny, light wind)
Powder Day
(Fresh snow, limited sun, any wind)
Bluebird Day
(Average snow, mostly sunny, light wind)
Very windy days

The most cherished days on the mountain in Pilion are Bluebird Powder days when it is mostly sunny with light winds following very recent snowfall. Poorer weather conditions may prevail on Powder days when the visibility can be limited but the snow is significantly deep and fresh for keen powder-hounds. Bluebird days can suit many skiers that aren’t necessarily hunting powder but want to enjoy the snowy mountains in sunnier conditions and light winds.

Average Snowfall in

Graph showing the average precipitation (snow/rain) in Pilion and (2007 – 2022)


Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
Days with significant rainfall.

The snowiest weeks of the year in Pilion are shown but also bear in mind the number of days that it typically snows each week if you want regular fresh tracks. The risk of a rainy day is shown but be sure to switch between elevations to see if lower lifts are rain affected or higher lifts remain snowy despite any rain further down the mountain.

Average Temperature in

Graph showing the average temperature and freezing level at Pilion and (2007 – 2022)


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Pilion are shown. Check out the risk of freze-thaw conditions prevailing at different elevations for any given week. We also show the extremes of temperature (blue/red dots) that reveal the chance of unusually warm or cold conditions.